May 14, 2013
By AM740 Staff
It’s seems like a no-brainier.
Fitness centers catering to older Zoomers with personal trainers in their own age group.
In the US Gyms designed for that demographic offer cardio machines that are typically low impact, the resistance training is mainly air-powered and some group fitness classes are taken sitting down.
The average age of members at the Welcyon gyms which has locations in Minnesota and South Dakota is 62.
A smart card sets resistance, counts repetitions and adjusts workouts.
An important attraction for many Zoomers is background music that’s a combination of 40s, 50s and 60s hits – the format featured here at Zoomer Radio AM740.